Fault Management for EVPN networks

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This document specifies a proactive, in-band network OAM mechanism to detect loss of continuity and miss-connection faults that affect unicast and multi-destination paths, used by Broadcast, unknown Unicast and Multicast traffic, in an EVPN network. The mechanisms proposed in the draft use the widely adopted Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) protocol.


Vengada Govindan (venggovi@cisco.com)
Mallik Mudigonda (mmudigon@cisco.com)
Ali Sajassi (sajassi@cisco.com)
Gregory Mirsky (gregimirsky@gmail.com)
Donald Eastlake (d3e3e3@gmail.com)

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